There are 9 ways to get from Gdańsk to Katowice by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Eic / ...

$17 - $25

8 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. P12 / ...

$18 - $55

Train, bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Ic / ...
  2. Leb9402

$24 - $34

Rideshare  •  6 h 49 min

  1. 323.5 miles

$19

Drive  •  5 h

  1. 322.6 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Katowice  •  5 h 38 min

  1. GDN - KTW

$52 - $134

Fly to Krakow, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. GDN - KRK

$27 - $87

Fly to Wroclaw, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. GDN - WRO

$21 - $147

Fly to Warsaw, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. GDN - WAW

$20 - $67

What companies run services between Gdańsk, Poland and Katowice, Poland?

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Gdańsk to Katowice every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 11 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Gdańsk to Katowice 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route once daily.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Flights from Gdansk to Wroclaw via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Gdansk to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Lviv
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Malmo
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Bergen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$21 - $110
Flights from Gdansk to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$22 - $190
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Gdansk to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Bydgoszcz Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$9 - $15
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $20
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gdańsk to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Gdańsk Dworzec PKS to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$18 - $23
Bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Leo Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
le.cz
Bus from Bydgoszcz to Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
le.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Krakov, letiště to Katovice, dw. PKS ul. Piotra Skargi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Gdańsk to Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gdańsk and Katowice is 456 km. The road distance is 516 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gdańsk to Katowice is to rideshare which costs 68 zł and takes 6 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Gdańsk to Katowice is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 100 zł - 330 zł.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Katowice. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gdańsk and arriving at Katowice, Katowice bus station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

The train from Gdansk Glowny to Katowice takes 5 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.